C.O.R.N. Newsletter 2013-07
Scout for Slugs Now Ron Hammond, Andy Michel We are receiving numerous reports right now about slugs causing significant feeding injury requiring treatment with baits. ...
2015 Jr. Fair Large Livestock Champions to be Housed Together
New for 2015 – the Jr. Fair Liaison Committee and Sr. Fair Board have discussed and decided to create a Champion’s Row. Overall Grand and Reserve Champion Market Goats, Hogs, Lambs, and Beef Cattle will be housed together in the Champion’s Row! More det ...
2015 Jr. Fair Sheep and Swine Show Time Changes
For Monday of the fair (September 14th) the Swine Showmanship classes will now start at 8:00 am and the Market Lamb and Showmanship Show will begin at 3:00 p.m. or immediately following Swine Showmanship. This change was agreed to by leadership of the Sh ...
2015 Spring Tractor Supply Company 4-H Paper Clover Campaign
In addition to providing needed support to our county 4-H program – the Paper Clover Campaign is also a great time of the year for 4-H clubs to hold in-store fundraisers such as car washes and selling hot dogs. Please contact our local TSC managers to th ...
Ohio 4-H Cloverbud Kits Provide a Teaching Tool for 4-H Volunteers
Do you want to provide your 4-H Cloverbuds more fun and hands-on activities? Do you need meeting ideas? Volunteers have access to easy-to-use teaching resources for 4-H Cloverbud meetings. As the result of a generous grant from the Ohio 4-H Foundation, ...
2015 4-H Project Book Reminders
The project book format for 4-H beef, goat, cavies, dairy, pocket pets, dog, rabbit, sheep and swine members includes a resource handbook that needs to be purchased once every five or more years, and a Project and Record Book that needs to be purchased an ...
10 Myths about Bedbugs that are Just Crawling with Foolishness
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Bedbug infestations are on the rise across the United States, and Ohio continues to be one of the states most affected by these detestable insects. But bedbugs are not the only thing that’s becoming abundant: myths and misconceptions ab ...
Container gardening using Strawberry Jars
Of all of the plant containers in my collection, one of my favorites is the strawberry jar. This unique pot is perfect for growing a lot of plants in a small area. The pot's many cupped openings can accommodate a lot of strawberry plants as they cas ...